Cost of living in Pyongyang, North Korea compared to Anchorage, Alaska, United States

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These prices were last updated on June 20, 2018. Exchange rate: 0.00111 USD / KPW *

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Cost of living in Pyongyang (North Korea) is about the same as in Anchorage, Alaska (United States)

For example, you would need at least $6,310 (5,678,816 ₩) in Pyongyang to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with $6,200 in Anchorage, Alaska.

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